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Kids ages 6 months and older are now eligible for COVID-19 vaccine. In June 2022, the FDA and CDC granted emergency use authorization for Pfizer-BioNTech and Modern vaccines in children ages 6 months to 5 years.

Why Choose Erie?

Erie, Pennsylvania combines small-town charm with big-city opportunities. Located on the shores of Lake Erie, it is Pennsylvania’s fourth largest city and its only Great Lake city port. Centrally located, Erie is within two hours driving time to Cleveland, Buffalo and Pittsburgh. Erie is known for its affordable cost of living, four-season climate, year-long recreation, natural beauty and vibrant arts community. And, there are no traffic jams!

Residency highlights

  • Night float system which eliminates long duty hours
  • Exceptional training in pediatrics
  • Strong adult medicine and subspecialty education
  • Dedicated family medicine faculty with strong OB skills
  • Unopposed primary care residency giving the residents major responsibility for most hospital patients
  • Elective Wilderness Medicine Track and Sports Medicine Tracks
  • Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship with numerous opportunities for residents’ event coverage
  • Full-time faculty geriatrician and behaviorist dedicated to resident education
  • Residents can choose either an urban/suburban or rural site for their continuity practice
  • Family practice is well respected and the largest department at Saint Vincent
  • Close working relationship between residents and faculty that is both mentoring and collegial
  • Resident input in decision-making vital to the curriculum and overall success of the program
  • Full-time medical technologist helps all graduates achieve office laboratory director certification

Our academic affiliations include:

  • Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Pennsylvania State University, Hershey Medical Center
  • Temple University School of Medicine